The Ants of Africa
Genus Axinidris
Axinidris hylekoites Shattuck

Axinidris hylekoites Shattuck

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Ghana (Shattuck, 1991, worker and queen) holotype, three workers and one queen paratypes collected at CRIG, (B. Bolton). Nest in a rotten tree branch .

{Axinidris hylekoites}WORKER - HL 0.76-0.79, HW 0.69, SL 0.57-0.61, PW 0.32-0.33
Erect or suberect hairs present on the antennal scapes; body colour reddish-yellow (Shattuck, 1991: 114, illustrated alitrunk and propodeal views, worker).

{Axinidris hylekoites} The photomontage is of the holotype worker; collated from

2007, 2008, 2010, 2013, 2015 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.